The Glass Menagerie
Performed: October 22- 25, 2015
Written by Tennessee Williams. Directed by Blake White.
Tennessee Williams' poetic masterpiece, anchored by the aging southern belle Amanda Wingfield, who hopes for her son Tom to fulfill her dreams of finding the perfect "gentleman caller" for her shy and damaged daughter Laura.
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Press for The Glass Menagerie
Thursday's opening-night performance of Tennessee Williams' classic "The Glass Menagerie" by Lean Ensemble Theater was -- like one of the fragile figurines the play is named for -- a little jewel.
Directed by Blake White, the play was expertly staged and cast.
Nora Leahy and Matt Mundy star as siblings, Amanda and Tom Wingfield in lean ensemble theater's production of Tennessee Williams's "The Glass Menagerie".
It can't be said enough how entertaining it was to watch Matt Mundy as the angst-ridden Tom Wingfield. Mundy moved from just-below-the-surface annoyance to fuse-blown exasperation with painful hilarity.
When the curtain falls at the end of Lean Ensemble Theater's "The Glass Menagerie" opening soon on Hilton Head Island, some may come away feeling slightly depressed.
Then again, some may not.
Nora Leahy and Matt Mundy star as siblings, Amanda and Tom Wingfield in lean ensemble theater's production of Tennessee Williams's "The Glass Menagerie". 33 Park Media
"It's definitely there -- that light at the end of the tunnel," says the theater company's founder and artistic director Blake White, who clearly falls in the glass-half-full camp.